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Monday, October 8, 2012

Drawing with Light - Photo Class Fun!

I teach a beginning photography class at the Boys and Girls Club of the Lower Merrimack Valley . This month I have six very creative and eager 3rd and 4th graders.
Light drawing is a fun way to teach them about shutter speed, motion and light at the same time!
We have a small digital arts lab that we can completely darken and set up our cameras on a tripod for light drawing with flashlights, LED handheld lights and light sticks (Star Wars style).  You can buy these light sources at Rhode Island Novelty.

Each student had a job to do during the shoot: director, lights, and performers.  I rotated them all through each job so that everyone had a chance to be the director and create a light drawing.  Here are their amazing results: